Student Organizations and Service


Kappa Kappa Psi

KKP, a National Honorary Fraternity for College Band members, is a fraternal organization that promotes the advancement of college and university bands through dedicated service and support to bands, comprehensive education, leadership opportunities, and recognition for the benefit of its members and society.

Tau Beta Sigma

TBΣ  is a co-ed honorary service sorority based on serving music programs at the university level as well as in local communities while recognizing outstanding members of university bands.

Student Organizations

National Association for Music Education

NAfME is the professional organization for music educators. Collegiate members have opportunities to network with active music educators, attend workshops and clinics, and participate in activities beneficial to career preparation. NAfME’s online resources provide information and materials that can be used for school assignments and research. Networking opportunities play a significant role in securing job interviews, landing jobs, and successful careers.

UConn A Cappella Association

UCACA consists of nine unique, student-run a cappella groups. These groups perform in numerous concerts across campus. The Department of Music hosts these groups.

Committee Representation

Both of the department’s curricular committees, the Undergraduate Curriculum Committee and the Graduate Studies Committee, request a student representative to serve with faculty members. Student representatives are instrumental in gathering student input into matters under discussion, particularly to identify potential impediments and benefits to timely degree completion.